Partnership News and Updates

We are seeking a Working Wetlands Conservation Delivery Coordinator to lead and oversee working wetland habitat delivery activities across Southern Oregon Northeaster California.
This report calls for unprecedented partnerships across public and private sectors to reverse trends throughout bird’s life-cycles.
University of Wyoming researchers recently published an article about how flood-irrigation benefits wildlife in the summer issue of Western Confluence.
Removing invading conifer trees improves the health of sagebrush ecosystems, providing better habitat for wildlife and better forage for livestock.

Who

we are

The Intermountain West Joint Venture is a diverse partnership of federal, state and nongovernmental agencies. More >

Management Board | Staff | State Conservation Partnerships | Technical Committee

Where

we work

The IWJV operates across parts of eleven states and encompasses 486 million acres of some of the most diverse and intact landscapes in the West. More >

Character of the Intermountain West

What

we do

The IWJV conserves priority bird habitats through partnership-driven, science-based projects and programs. More >

U.S. Habitat Joint Ventures | Plans & Bird Conservation Initiatives | Project Spotlight | Latest News

Profile Your FY 2014 Projects!

We are rolling individual successes into a cumulative total to tell the story at a regional scale of collaborative bird habitat conservation through science and partnerships.

Job Alert! Working Wetlands Conservation Delivery Coordinator

We are seeking a Working Wetlands Conservation Delivery Coordinator to lead and oversee working wetland habitat delivery activities across Southern Oregon Northeaster California.

Study on Water-saving Benefits of Flood Irrigation

University of Wyoming researchers recently published an article about how flood-irrigation benefits wildlife in the summer issue of Western Confluence.

New Report: Maintaining Sagebrush-Covered Landscapes Keeps Water on the Land

Removing invading conifer trees improves the health of sagebrush ecosystems, providing better habitat for wildlife and better forage for livestock.

SGI Partnership Exceeds 2.75 million Acres of Sagebrush Conservation

Each quarter, the Sage Grouse Initiative (SGI) reports the latest accomplishments from our on-the-ground partner positions in the field, along with our science and communications efforts.

BLM and Joint Venture Adopt Partnership, $5 Million Agreement

The Bureau of Land Management and the IWJV have formalized a partnership effort to help maintain the West’s “sagebrush sea.”

Grant Cap Raised to $100,000 for Wetland Conservation

Here’s some exciting news for conservation funding! The North American Wetlands Conservation Act Council recently decided to raise the Small Grants cap to $100,000.

Scientific Research Shows How To Reduce The Risk Of Crop Cultivation To Protect Sage Grouse

A new research paper compiles research on sage grouse mating leks with data showing the landscapes most at-risk for conversion to cropland.

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